balloon brachytherapy

Known as: MammoSite, balloon catheter radiation 
A system used to deliver internal radiation therapy to breast cancer patients after surgery to remove their cancer. MammoSite targets only the part… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
PURPOSE To present 5-year data on treatment efficacy, cosmetic results, and toxicities for patients enrolled on the American… (More)
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2011
2011
The American Society of Breast Surgeons (ASBrS) enrolled women in a registry trial to prospectively study patients treated with… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE The Strut-Adjusted Volume Implant (SAVI; Cianna Medical, Aliso Viejo, CA) is a multichannel single-entry brachytherapy… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND This report presents 3 years of data on treatment efficacy, cosmetic results, and toxicities for patients enrolled on… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In a prospective multi-center phase II trial, we investigated the MammoSite Radiation Therapy System, a… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Eighty-seven institutions participated in a Registry Trial that was designed to collect data on the clinical use of… (More)
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2004
2004
Phantom measurements and Monte Carlo calculations have been performed for the purpose of characterizing the dose perturbation… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE We present the results of the initial clinical testing of the MammoSite balloon breast brachytherapy applicator in women… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE Limited information has been reported on the dosimetry achieved with the MammoSite breast brachytherapy applicator. We… (More)
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1999
1999
 In order to reduce hospitalisation time for patients receiving post-operative radiotherapy a phase I–II study of intracavity… (More)
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